Dividend Information

Dividend Policy

First Brothers recognizes that distributing profits to shareholders is an important management responsibility.

Our basic policy is to consistently and continuously payout a year-end dividend regardless of short-term earnings performance. In principle, we aim to attain a dividend on equity ratio (DOE) of 2.0%.

Base Date Payment Date
November 30 February

Dividend History

  Dividend per Share
FY2019 ¥21.00
FY2018 ¥18.00
FY 2017 ¥15.00
FY 2016
(1st Dividend Payment)
(Ordinary: ¥25.00)
(Commemorative: ¥25.00)

NOTE: FY 2016 refers to the fiscal year ended November 30, 2016, and other fiscal years are referred to in a corresponding manner.
※We conducted a 2-for-1 stock split on September 1, 2017. FY 2016 dividend amounts indicate the figures prior to this split.

Shareholder Benefit Plan

We adopt a shareholder benefit plan through which we show our appreciation for the continuous support of our shareholders and increase our attractiveness as an investment option for medium- to long-term retention.

(1) Applicable shareholders

Shall apply to shareholders registered in the shareholder ledger retaining at least one unit of company stock (100 shares) as of November 30 of each year.

(2) Details of shareholder benefits

Note: A new shareholder benefit program will be introduced for shareholders recorded in the Company's shareholder registry as of November 30, 2021.

Notice Regarding Revision of Shareholder Benefit Plan

Original QUO Card

Applicable shareholders Benefit details
Retained shares of 100 shares or more
(persons not applicable indicated below)
Original 1,000 yen QUO Card
Shareholders retaining stock for one year or longer (Note)
As well as retained shares of 100 or more shares, less than 200 shares
Original 2,000 yen QUO Card
Shareholders retaining stock for one year or longer (Note)
As well as retained shares of 200 shares or more
Original 4,000 yen QUO Card

(Note) Shall apply to shareholders registered in the company shareholder register for three consecutive times under the same shareholder number each year as of the end of May and the end of November.

(3) Distribution timing

We are planning to send the certificates together with the Regular General Meeting of Shareholders Convening Notice issued in early February.
Acceptance of requests for reissuance to shareholders unable to receive the certificates shall be up to the end of August for the year in question.